Economy

Oil slips as more US drilling outweighs OPEC-led cuts

Result? Oil prices plunged on Monday, which means the trading activities will remain subdued at the start of the new week, which marks public holidays in the U.S., Britain, and China. shale oil produc...

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North Korea fires ballistic missile, South Korea says

The South's Joint Chiefs of Staff described it as a Scud-type missile which flew for some 280 miles, NPR's Jihye Lee tells our Newscast unit, from Seoul . Scuds are capable of striking US troops in ...

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National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE:NOV) Shares Move -5.86%

It turned negative, as 67 investors sold NOV shares while 256 reduced holdings. Quadrant Capital Group LLC increased its stake in National-Oilwell Varco by 6.8% in the first quarter. If you are access...

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Korea fires another ballistic missile today

The missile was "assumed" to be one of the Scud series, the statement said. The North has repeatedly defied a United Nations resolution banning all nuclear and missile activity, and has ramped up it...

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Schroder Investment Management Group Increases Position in ON Semiconductor Corp (ON)

Bank of New York Mellon Corp owned 1.51% of Cypress Semiconductor worth $67,871,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the com...

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Trump goes on another Twitter rant, calls leaks 'fabricated lies'

Trump goes on another Twitter rant, calls leaks 'fabricated lies'

President Trump unleashed his frustration with the press and the probes into Russia's connections with his team in a Sunday Twitter rant. He met separately last December - after the election but befor...

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United Kingdom spies believe 23000 terror suspects at large in UK

United Kingdom spies believe 23000 terror suspects at large in UK

Amber Rudd said members of the suicide attacker's circle were "potentially" unaccounted for, despite optimism that a wave of arrests had quelled further threats. "I believe we can get them to be more ...

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Britain resumes sharing Manchester intelligence with U.S.

Britain resumes sharing Manchester intelligence with U.S.

France's interior minister says Abedi was believed to have travelled to Syria, and U.S. Rep. Mike McCaul, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, said he was part of "a cell of ISIS-inspire...

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Trump attacks 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Trump attacks 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Mr Trump's tweets came as the media reported that the White House was preparing to establish a "war room" to combat mounting questions about ties between Russian Federation and his presidential ca...

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Moody's downgrades China's credit rating amid debt and growth fears

Moody's Investors Service downgraded China's sovereign credit rating for the first time in almost 30 years, for fear that Beijing will prove unable to tame the nation's mounting debt while also...

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Swedish art gallery satire "The Square" wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

Critics hailed the movie by writer-director Ruben Ostlund as "high-wire cinema" that veers between comedy and thriller with moments of pure surrealism, though some said it could easily have shed part ...

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British Airways' flights slowly resume after computer meltdown

British Airways' flights slowly resume after computer meltdown

It means the problem is entering its' third day which has seen thousands of passengers having to queue for hours over the weekend due to the chaos of cancelled flights.to check on https://t.co/2Ty8CEO...

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LeBron James passes Michael Jordan for most NBA career playoff points

All of this is to say that even though James admitted shooting fadeaways as a kid like Mike, and wearing wristbands and leg sleeves and red shoes and short shorts - "so you could see my undershorts un...

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OPEC and Other Producers Agreed to Extend Production Cuts

In the latter half of 2016, the 24 countries, including the OPEC cartel and Russian Federation, agreed to cut production by 1.8 million barrels per day in order to reduce global oil inventories to t...

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Moody's downgrades China's credit rating citing concerns over its growing debt

Moody's downgrades China's credit rating citing concerns over its growing debt

Economy-wide debt in China is continuing to rise as "potential growth" slows , said the ratings agency. Moody's said it expects that the strength financially of the economy in China will erode during...

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North Korea launches ballistic missile

There were no immediate reports of damage to any ships or aircraft operating in the area, he said. North Korea fired a ballistic missile Monday morning, according to a statement from South Korea...

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America's Cup Opening Day postponed until tomorrow

The French boat looked less stable than Oracle Team USA or Artemis Racing, sometimes riding high on foils, but at other times crashing down during gybes and tacks. If the victor of the qualifiers is O...

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Japan, US condemn North Korea's' latest missile launch

Japan, US condemn North Korea's' latest missile launch

The projectile was sacked from near Wonsan, Kangwon province. Unauthorized contacts with North Koreans or visits to the North are punishable by jail terms in the South. North Korea is still thought...

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OPEC considering whether to cap Nigerian oil output - delegates

Libya and Nigeria, which have boosted output since the curbs started in January, will continue to be exempt from production cuts, he said. U.S. West Texas intermediate crude futures CLc1 ended at $2.4...

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Trump, Republicans push back on Kushner reports

He says the government needs to "get to the bottom" of the allegations, and if they are true, "there's no way" Kushner should keep his security clearance. "So generally speaking, about back-channel co...

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Amerisur Resources plc (AMER) Stock Rating Lowered by Peel Hunt

Investors sentiment increased to 0.6 in 2016 Q4. Tronc Incorporated (NASDAQ:TRNC) had an increase of 2% in short interest. 2 funds opened positions while 1 raised stakes. They now have a GBP 193.00p...

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Hall Of Famer and U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning Dies At 85

Hall Of Famer and U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning Dies At 85

He threw a ideal game in the National League and also had a no-hitter in the American League - an unusual distinction - and also was the second pitcher ever to win at least 100 games and amass 1,000...

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OPEC agrees to extend production cuts

Last year, the oil cartel made a decision to reduce crude production by 1.8 million barrels a day to offset the global oversupply for the first six months of this year. Libya and Nigeria, which have b...

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Trump considering a White House staff overhaul

At the request of the White House, Senator Corker hosted a meeting earlier this month during which National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster, Senior Advisor Jared Kushner and Deputy National Securit...

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Jim Bunning, 85, Hall of Fame pitcher who was later U.S. senator

Jim Bunning , who showed much of the same combativeness as a USA congressman as he had done during his Hall of Fame career as a hard-throwing pitcher in baseball's major leagues, died at the age of ...

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Opec, Non-Opec Group Agree to Extend Production Cuts Through Q1 2018

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries - a cartel of major oil producers - extended the deal that started in January to address the global supply glut that has subdued prices. "The days of ...

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Trump's FY 2018 Budget Targets Medicaid Program for Major Cuts

White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney slammed what he says is not mere fear-mongering but outright lies by Democrats about President Trump's federal budget proposal . Pramilla Jayapal of Washi...

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China installing anti-ship missiles in South China Sea, says Israel

Lin added that the issue should be dealt with through multilateral discussions, based on the principles of shelving differences and seeking joint development of resources. Duterte did not say when the...

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Weir Group PLC (WEIR) Receives GBX 1870 Average PT from Analysts

Weir Group PLC (WEIR) Receives GBX 1870 Average PT from Analysts

The Company's cleaning and sanitizing programs and products, pest elimination services and equipment maintenance and fix services support clients in the foodservice, food and beverage processing, hosp...

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Macquarie Group Ltd. Has $582000 Position in Supervalu Inc. (SVU)

The company reported the earnings of $0.13/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.09/share. Currently, EPS of SUPERVALU Inc . Zacks Investment Research upgraded sha...

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